Newcastle History Tour

By Iles Tours
Price is £36per traveller*


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  • Immerse yourself in Newcastle’s rich past and handsome architecture on a two-hour walking tour of its historical highlights. Learn about the city’s Roman, Norman and mercantile history. Admire Grey’s Monument, Grey Street and the Castle Keep. Hear about the Victorian entrepreneurs who made Newcastle a powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution. And take in the revamped Quayside, where cutting-edge venues overlook the River Tyne. Every step of the way, you’ll absorb the city’s vibrant atmosphere, rooted in the famously friendly natures of the ‘Geordie’ locals. What 3 Words starting location: ///rotate.angel.monks

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Historic Tour of Newcastle 2pm


The Two hour historic tour - guiding you around the history of Newcastle Upon Tyne at 2pm

Price details

Price is £35.68 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £35.68


Price is £35.68
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £25.49

What's included, what's not

  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Newcastle Castle

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age is 7 years
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • We require a contact Mobile/cell phone for all customers to contact you on the day of your tour. This will ensure we can inform you of changes to meeting point or other information prior to your tour.
  • For customers joining us from cruises from the port of Tyne please use the Metro System and take the metro to the 'Monument' metro stop, this is where the tour begins.
  • Please contact us about any disabilities your group may have. We are able to customise tours for wheelchair and vision impairment
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transport
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Due to COVID-19 we ask all customers to maintain social distancing as per the United Kingdom Government guidelines
  • For all other COVID-19 information please visit our website: https://ilestours.co.uk/keeping-you-safe/
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
  • Returns to original departure point

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Grey's Monument, 26 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6AE England

Our meeting point for the tour.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Grainger Town, Grainger Street Newcastle city centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF England

The historic Georgian city centre of Newcastle

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne England

Discover the storey of Newcastle's Grainger town and one of the most beautiful streets in the British Isles.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Quayside, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne England

Discover where Newcastle began and the storey of our bridges on this section of the tour.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: All Saints Presbyterian Church, Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2ES England

After the quayside, we will show you this fantastic 18th-century building and the events that occurred within its walls.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Newcastle Castle, The Black Gate Castle Garth Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1RQ England

See the historic castle that gave the city its name and learn some of its fascinating stories.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Newcastle Cathedral, St Nicholas Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PF England

St. Nicholas' is the Cathedral of the city and its striking lantern tower holds the attention of the skyline discover its storey on this tour.

Duration: 5 minutes


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Activity Location

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne England

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, UK Tyne and Wear
    • Newcastle-upon-Tyne England

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